Professional Development
Professional Development

Develop your leadership skills and identify opportunities for advancement in academic medicine. Keep up-to-date on the latest scientific advancements and what’s new in clinical outcomes.

Scientific & Clinical Breakthroughs
Scientific & Clinical Breakthroughs

SUS grant awards are designed to aid surgeon-scientists at critical points in their careers and support continued advances in a multitude of specialties.

Society of University Surgeons
Society of University Surgeons

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Make an Impact Today

The SUS Foundation provides opportunities for young surgeon-scientists to pursue careers in academic medicine. Help us continue the legacy of dedicated surgeons, research scientists, and patient advocates.

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18th Annual Academic Surgical Congress
February 7-9, 2023
Houston, Texas



ASC 2022 Recap: SUS Joel J. Roslyn Lecture

SUS Roslyn Lecture: Dev Desai, MD, PhD Health Impacts of Climate Change: The Role and Effect on Organ Transplantation   The 2022 SUS Joel J. Roslyn Lecture was given by Dr. Dev M. Desai, Chief of Pediatric Transplantation and Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, titled […]

ASC 2022 Recap: SUS Presidential Session

SUS Presidential Session Where Do We Go from Here, Chaos or Community? The 2022 SUS Presidential Session featured a Fireside Chat titled: Where Do We Go from Here, Chaos or Community?  This illuminating Presidential Session featured under-represented minority individuals who are world-renowned leaders in academic surgery sharing their personal and poignant experiences of social inequity, […]

ASC 2022 Recap: SUS Presidential Address

SUS Presidential Address: Kasper Wang, MD Beyond a Pipe Dream: Expanding the URM (Under-Represented Minority) Pipeline The 2021-2022 SUS President, Dr. Kasper Wang, was introduced by SUS President-Elect Dr. Rebekah White.  Through countless gatherings of photos from Dr. Wang’s friends and family, Dr. White described President Wang as a “model child”, a “devoted family man”, […]